I can remember spending HOURS in those chat rooms in the late 90's.Truth be told, I was a mid-20's single male around that time and it was a great way to meet women. AOL had search filters where you could type in a ZIP code and it would show all the females currently online near you.Police were monitoring an online chat room for child predators earlier this month when they reportedly caught and arrested a 36-year-old man accused of soliciting sex with children earlier this month. 13, an officer posing as a single mother with an 8-year-old child began talking with Enrique Roberto Velez, 36, in the chat room, according to KPRC.Velez discussed how he was babysitting his girlfriend's 5-year-old son and a 1-year-old baby.CHAT NOTES FOR NEWBIES Striking Up The Right Conversation The next step is how to talk to people.Saying a nice greeting to everyone is the best way to catch someone's attention.After a while, you can recognize if someone is lying or is really becoming a friend.
For example, to ask someone a question you may want to use this format to do it and to talk to others the same way: Person's name: Your question Most of the time you will get someone's attention this way.Cybersex can oftentimes employ the use of webcams, by which those engaging in cybersex can physically view the other participants.Spotting Nosy and Predatory Chatters Staying Safe Reporting bad behavior in chat rooms Community Q&A The internet is a place to make new friends. However, you have to be careful and observe carefully to what is being said.Velez allegedly told the police officer to meet him at a motel where they would have sex with the children.He then drove to a motel in Stafford, where he was met by police and arrested.Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick!